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Letter from Lakeside Middle School in Norwalk, California

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from a student at Lakeside Middle School in Norwalk, California. This letter is part of a larger group of letters, cards, and drawings from students at Lakeside Middle School. The student author includes a drawing of a sun and writes, "Cali supports…

Letter from Lakeside Middle School in Norwalk, California

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from a student at Lakeside Middle School in Norwalk, California. This letter is part of a larger group of letters, cards, and drawings from students at Lakeside Middle School. The student author writes, "I hope the people that died are respected and…

Message from a University of Connecticut student

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from a student at the University of Connecticut. This is a message of peace and unity.

Message from a Madison Junior High School student

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Message is from a middle school student at Madison Junior High School in Naperville, Illinois.

Letter from a Mount Olive High School student

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. This letter was sent from a student at Mount Olive High School in Mount Olive, Illinois.

Letter from the International Parliament for Safety and Peace

Digital copy of a letter sent to Mayor Menino and the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from the International States Parliament for Safety and Peace in Italy. The letter includes a quote from Mahatma Gandhi as well as several references to peace and activism. Attached to the letter is biographical information about…

Letter of condolence from an Ohio student

Digital copy of one of the messages of comfort sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings by fourth and fifth grade students at St. Anthony of Padua Parish School of Religion in Fairport Harbor, Ohio.

Card from St. Paul's Catholic School

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The sender writes "Peace be with Boston! Weirton, WV is praying for you!"

Letter of prayers from a member of Melo Park Presbyterian Church

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing by a member of Menlo Park Presbyterian Church (California).

"May the Lord turn its face toward you and give you peace" letter from a member of Melo Park Presbyterian Church

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing by a member of Menlo Park Presbyterian Church (California). This message includes a scriptural blessing from Numbers 6:24-26.